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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.